Ultra Electronics Maritime Systems Awarded Contract to Upgrade LFHUSS
DARTMOUTH, NOVA SCOTIA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/14/13 -- Ultra
Electronics Maritime Systems Inc. (UEMS) (LSE:ULE) is pleased to
announce that it has been awarded a contract by the Agency for
Defense Development (ADD) of the Republic of Korea. Under the
contract, UEMS will implement the first phase of a multi-phase
project to upgrade the Low Frequency High-Power Underwater Sound
Source (LFHUSS) system that the company previously delivered to the
"We have been very pleased with the performance and reliability of
UEMS's low frequency system. The system was designed for technology
insertion. The upgrades to be implemented by UEMS will deliver the
state of the art performance essential to ADD's advanced research in
underwater surveillance and anti-submarine warfare" stated Yonggon
Lee, Senior Researcher at ADD.
According to Dan Simard, UEMS's Director Business Development, "We
value our relationships with defence laboratories around the world
and are privileged to have the ADD as a strategic customer. The
agency's thought leadership in underwater technology contributes to
our capability to deliver the most advanced sonars in the world."
For more information please visit www.ultra-ms.com
ABOUT THE AGENCY FOR DEFENSE DEVELOPMENT
The Agency for Defense Development was established in August 1970 and
is the only national agency in the Republic of Korea for R&D in
defense technology contributing to national defense, to improving the
national R&D capacity, and to fostering the domestic industry.
ABOUT ULTRA ELECTRONICS MARITIME SYSTEMS INC.
Ultra Electronics Maritime Systems Inc. (UEMS) is an international
leader in the development of equipment and systems for undersea
surveillance and anti-submarine warfare (ASW). Established in
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada in 1947, UEMS delivers sophisticated
sonar systems to navies around the world including Multi-static
Active Passive Sonar for the Dutch Navy, Integrated Sonar Suite for
the Royal Australian Navy, and the Surface Ship Torpedo Defence
System for the Royal Navy. UEMS provides unique engineering,
development, manufacturing, test, evaluation, and management
capabilities to develop and deliver advanced electronic,
electromechanical, and underwater sensor systems for military
Ultra Electronics Maritime Systems Inc.
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